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FHA Loans at Most Risk if Economy Tanks Again
December 16, 2013 Exposure at FHA would be far higher than at Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac, a new study finds.
Another Twist on Home Finance: Selling Shares in the House
December 13, 2013 Potential owners a little short on the downpayment may be able to sell a piece of the upside potential in their property.
Secure and Fair Enforcement Act Failing to Live Up to Name?
December 6, 2013 Requiring only independent mortgage bankers to meet certain education standards is “patently unfair” for both independent...
Independents’ Market Share Greater than 40%: Execs
December 5, 2013 These firms believe they will continue to grow their businesses.
Mel Watt Likely to Be Confirmed Tuesday: MBA
December 5, 2013 He could be running the Federal Housing Finance Agency as early as the next day.
Brokers Should Not Become Bankers: Panel
December 5, 2013 If the switch is not done right, originators are setting themselves up for trouble.
Winter Buyers Expect Easier Market
November 21, 2013 Many would-be buyers were shut out during the previous summer and spring seasons.
Lenders Seek Referral Partners at Realtor Conference
November 11, 2013 Smaller firms compete with major banks trying to get business from attendees.
No Gain in Resales Seen for 2014
November 8, 2013 Higher interest rates—up to 5.4% by the end of the year—will take some affordability out of the market.
G-Fees Are Going to Keep Rising: FHFA's Edward DeMarco
October 28, 2013 Guarantee fees are "closer" to risk-based pricing in the private sector but still need to increase, according to the Federal...
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